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Konya At or near Mevlana Museum 2010 2604.jpg
19-DEC-2010

Konya At or near Mevlana Museum 2010 2604.jpg

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This calligraphic inscription commemorates the inauguration of the first printing press in Konya.
Ahmed Tevfik Paşa was the local Ottoman governor at the time.

Correspondent: J.M.Criel, Antwerpen.
Sources: Websites of ‘bizimkonya.com’ & ‘memleket.com’ .

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